Milt Stegall,
Keynote Speaker

past_events_seagallSince retiring from the Winnipeg Blue Bombers as the Canadian Football League’s All-Time record holder for yards received and touchdowns scored, Milt Stegall has focused much of his energy on sharing his philosophies on commitment, discipline, and success as a motivational speaker with the world. Drawing on his passion for success, he empowers corporate executives, non-profits, and youth, alike, to maximize their potential. Leveraging his signature charismatic delivery to encourage audiences to face fears and overcome obstacles as a first step toward achieving their goals and dreams, Stegall has addressed numerous corporations, delivered keynote address at several non-profit functions and motivated countless underprivileged youth.

2012 Gratitude Gala

Youth Award

Trésor Namwira, promotes multiculturalism in the community through a musical group.

Malayika Award

Patrick Thiovo, started a driving school for young immigrants, offering lessons in four languages: French, English, Swahili, and Lingala.

Buntu Award

Jim Carr, founding member of the Business Council of Manitoba (BCM) who believes in the economic, cultural and demographic virtues of immigration.

Rafiki Award

Bintou Sacko, from Accueil francophone, facilitates the integration of Francophones who arrive in Manitoba.

Paul Kambaja, a teacher who instigated the creation of a summer school to support young refugees who are behind their peers academically.